GAB is kicking off 2017 with an evening of 4 short talks at Citizen M in Glasgow - taking a look at what it takes to carve out an independent creative career. Join us for a catch up over a beer and some good chat from our great speakers. (Details and bookings here)
Craig Black is a Glasgow based graphic designer, lettering artist and typographer. He is best known for his bespoke and innovative typographic illustrations, visual identities, packaging and installations. His strengths lie in his ability to cross disciplines without the constraints of a fixed personal style. This versatility has offered him the opportunity to work with clients of all business backgrounds as well as exhibiting work from London to Dubai.
Richy Lamb is an award winning graphic designer living and working in Glasgow. His work is creatively driven with a strong focus on typography aimed to engage audiences. Since 2013, he has been one of the organisers of the LongLunch lecture series, bringing some of the biggest names in design to events in Scotland.
Reuben Paris is a commercial photographer based in Glasgow. He is kept very busy working for many of Scotland's most highly regarded agencies, for an extremely broad cross section of there clients. His work takes him regularly across the UK and Europe wide. Reuben will talk frankly and openly about his time in the industry over the last 2 decades. Art directors that have worked with Reuben have little to fear (if they are present)
Ashley Storrie is an award winning Comedian, podcaster, radio host, viral video star and actor. Join us for a special intimate talk about what it's like being a young funny female in an industry which seems opposed to young funny females, as Storrie discusses carving her own path through the comedy world and beyond.